My friend Dan told me a funny story a few weeks ago. Years ago, he was working at a newspaper. Not a capital N newspaper, but an alternate weekly. The …
Somewhere in either my studio or my apartment there’s a copy of Actual Air, the only book David Berman ever published. It’s also the only poetry book I…
Happy Memorial Day. I got to thinking about death today, which is the whole point of Memorial Day. Then I remembered an old story I wrote a while back.…
I’ve been to Louisville, Kentucky twice in my life. The first was for two friends’ wedding about ten years ago. I wasn’t during a great time in my life…
Just between us chickens, you can order the paperback now. Don’t tell anyone!
I’m not going to talk about the book this week. Let’s discuss other things. And let’s keep it light, because why not. I’m sitting in the studio by myse…
I stupidly sent out the wrong excerpt in the last newsletter. It contained two errors. The terrorist attacked two mosques (not one) and killed fifty pe…
TL;DR: You can pre-order my book now. “Fall of 2020.” That’s what the very nice editors at the very nice, leftist publisher told me when I asked about …
Herd immunity means we’ll ever only be as strong as our biggest fool. Right on queue, out biggest fool, Jack Dorsey, goes out and gives the anti-vaccin…
Let’s walk through a few scenarios—the names are fake, the situations are not: Tom works at a very large social media company. He’s good at what he doe…
“We were looking for something a little more positive.” So I got off Twitter about six months ago. There were a few reasons why—mental health, the cons…